P-VV (Vila Viçosa) Biblioteca do Palácio Real A.M. D-002

Siglum: 
P-VV A.M. D-002
Shelfmark: 
A.M. D-002
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Date: 
17th century
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Foliation: 
Original foliation in red Roman numerals from 1 to 256.
Page layout: 
Fol. 3: 350 x 380 mm; text written in one column.
Condition of document: 
Good; first folios slightly damaged with some holes and stains. Bindings with signs of use.
Bindings: 
Tooled leather over wooden boards; brass furniture.
Decoration: 
Decorated capitals in gold, blue and red; the more elaborated is the one on folio 1v, a capital "R" with a frame in blue, gold and red. Blue and red initials with phytomorphic motifs. Black cadelled initials. Rubrics in red.
Inscriptions: 

Index added on folio 256v.

References: 

ALEGRIA, José Augusto Alegria, Biblioteca do Palácio Real de Vila Viçosa (Lisboa, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, 1989).

Description of the notation: 

Square and semi-mensural notation over a 5-line red staff with C and F clefs.